Office Information

Address

101 Motor Pool Way
Butler, PA 16001-3545

Contact

Phone: 724-287-4761

Fax: 724-287-5911

Email: ButlerExt@psu.edu

Office Hours

Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Butler County 4-H News

Calling All Computer Science Enthusiast
Jun 6, 2018
We are in the process of gathering information on the interest in starting a computer science club in Butler. We are in need of both youth and adult volunteers to make this club work. It would be helpful, but not necessary, if volunteers had a computer science background. If you or anyone you know is interested, please contact Amy.
Scholarship Opportunities Now Available
Jun 6, 2018
College-aged students will once again have scholarship opportunities with the 4-H Development Fund Scholarship and the 4-H Livestock Scholarship. Deadline to apply is July 31.
2018 Horse Round-Up and Open Shows
Jun 6, 2018
The 4-H Open Horse Show at the Butler Fairgrounds is set for Saturday, August 18. 4-H Horse Round-Up is Sunday, August 19, at the Butler Fairgrounds.
Big Butler Fair Petting Zoo
Jun 6, 2018
Clubs must sign-up for at least one three-hour shift at the Petting Zoo at the Butler Fair, June 29 – July 7. Call Jenn at the Extension Office to get your preferred spot! Petting Zoo posters are due Friday, June 15, in the Extension Office. All 4-H’ers and Cloverbuds are invited! See poster details below.
2018 Quality Animal Management
Jun 6, 2018
All animal science project members are required to complete the Quality Animal Management training by June 15, to be eligible to participate in Round-Up (a statewide requirement).

Pennsylvania 4-H News

Council members at the press of the Lancaster Farming
State Council June Report
Jun 21, 2018
What has your State Council been up to this month? Read below!
The first-place overall team from Westmoreland County, named the Westmoreland Equestrian Team.
4-H Youth Compete at Inaugural Pennsylvania Science of Agriculture Challenge
Jun 19, 2018
Penn State Extension launches new problem-based educational model for workforce investment.
Local 4-H Clubs Use Their Media Skills to Win Big in Anti-Substance Use Contest
Jun 12, 2018
Congratulations to the winners of the first round of REAL Media's contest
Ayla is from Wind Gap, Northampton County
PA Youth Places 2nd in National 4-H Beekeeping Essay
Jun 4, 2018
Congratulations to Ayla Schoeppner who received 2nd place in the 2018 National 4-H Foundation Bee Keeping Essay Contest.
The National Shooting Sports Experience
May 24, 2018
Ricky Wagner talks about his trip to Nationals in 2017.